Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology / 2017 / Article / Tab 2

Review Article

Evidences of the Low Implication of Mosquitoes in the Transmission of Mycobacterium ulcerans, the Causative Agent of Buruli Ulcer

Table 2

Distribution of MU targets in field-caught adult mosquitoes.

Study sitesPools of 10 adult mosquitoes analyzed IS2404-qPCRKR-qPCRIS2606-qPCRMU distribution
Positive (%)Positive (%)Positive (%)

BU endemic villagesAgbahounsou66812.12112.50Absent


BU nonendemic villageTanongou103109.700Absent

P: percentage of targets distribution. No statistical difference was found in the distribution of IS2404 target between the endemic and nonendemic localities ().

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